Kishida must turn to Abenomics to satisfy financial markets: ex-PM Abe

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Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called on Japan's current leader to commit to the so-called "Abenomics" policy mix pursued during his time in office to satisfy wishes of financial markets. Abe said on a TV program that financial markets are not looking for a fundamental change in economic strategy from the government of Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, rather they want a continuation of the big-spending, growth-seeking program maintained throughout the term of Abe's successor Yoshihide Suga. Kishida has vowed to bring a "new capitalism" to the country in hopes of promoting growth via a...

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